Outbreak (1995)

R   |    |  Action, Drama, Thriller


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Army doctors struggle to find a cure for a deadly virus spreading throughout a California town that was brought to America by an African monkey.


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21 October 2002 | Special-K88
imperfect, but entertaining
Hoffman is a U.S. Army doctor who specializes in disease control, and is burdened with personal problems following a recent divorce. He and his research team have their work cut out for them when they're assigned to try and contain a new, terrifyingly deadly virus that's made its way from Africa and caused an unprecedented epidemic in a small U.S. coastal town. It's a race against time as they try and locate the host animal carrying the virus, as well as save the lives of the town inhabitants before his Army superiors can carry out their own agenda. Suspenseful, well-crafted thriller is not always surprising, but it is believable and acted with conviction by a dynamite cast. ***

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Release Date:

10 March 1995

Language

English, Korean, French


Country of Origin

USA

Filming Locations

California, USA

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Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,420,387 12 March 1995

Gross USA:

$67,659,560

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$189,859,560

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